Name of School/Organization: Orchid Peaks Montessori
School Website: https://www.orchidpeaks.com/
Age Group: 2.6 yrs - 6 yrs
Description: At Orchid Peaks Montessori preschool, we are searching for a reliable, trustworthy, and innovative Montessori teacher to join our excellent school. The Montessori teacher's responsibilities include creating lesson plans and curriculum focused on developing social, physical, intellectual, and emotional skills, assessing children's individual needs, and communicating with parents as required. You should be able to create a nurturing, stimulating classroom where every child ages 2.6 yrs to -6 yrs feels included.
Montessori Teacher Responsibilities
Observing, guiding, supervising, and assessing children while they learn in the classroom environment.
Developing lesson plans, independent learning exercises, curricula, and methods that cater to the needs of the individual child.
Creating and maintaining a safe, clean, stimulating classroom where all children feel safe and valued.
Establishing rapport and building relationships with students based on trust.
Setting an excellent example for students and instilling good values in them like honesty, accountability, understanding, tolerance, respect, love, and kindness.
Monitoring and assessing student progress and writing up reports.
Ensuring classroom supplies and equipment are available and in working condition.
Participating in school activities and accompanying students on field trips.
Montessori Teacher Requirements
Bachelor's degree in early childhood teaching, education, or a related discipline is recommended.
Completed training at an accredited Montessori Certified (AMS or AMI)
Additional courses or training in education would be advantageous.
Passionate about alternative education.
An ability to teach groups of children of varying ages, needs, and abilities.
Patience and excellent observational, communication, and diagnostic skills.
The ability to multitask, keep calm under pressure, and treat everyone with love and respect.
Excellent planning and organisational skills.
A lifelong learner who can be a good role model for children.
School Address: 16715 52nd Ave, Lynnwood, WA 98037